Okay, now I'm going to talk about Psychic types, which are actually fairly common according to the statistics on the wiki. A Psychic type can be defined as a Pokemon that has adapted to use psychic abilities to attack and defend. Simple, right? Well, that leads me into an explanation of what exactly defines the term "psychic powers".
"Psychic" is a very vague term in fiction, and can stand for a number of abilities, not all of which are displayed by any given
Updated 6th February 2014 at 05:26 PM by reynard
I think I may keep using this blog to collect my headcanon for Pokemon. And right now, I feel like going over an old subject I brought up on the forum, but which didn't seem to draw too much interest. Namely, my analysis of how Pokemon Types would work in a story setting. It's inspired by the Fanon Pokedex on TV Tropes and I will admit right now to drawing inspiration and sharing many of their suggestions.
Again, this is how types would work, exploring their strengths and weaknesses
I think plot bunny is the right term to use. Correct me if I am wrong. Anyway, I have a followup to my last post regarding the state of Lt. Surge's Raichu. I said before that you could right an interesting story about it having problems from it's quick evolution. With that in mind, here's the basics of a story for some writer to play with. I've messed with it myself, but I'm not sure I have the time or energy to focus on something like this.
Surge is in
So I'm still in the mood to philosophize on headcanon... and my attention turns now to Pokemon growth and development, and how it may contrast or play into the anime.
Pokemon evolution is the same as growing up, with each stage representing a point of maturity in their life. But maturity isn't just limited to evolution. Benchmarks are, I think, reached within the stages too. We all know that living creatures, human and otherwise, grow and develop from infancy. Human growth and development
In my first blog, I mentioned how I really don't think that Gym Leaders could be government officials by default, since the job of being a Gym Leader is a big job. Right now, I feel like exploring what it would probably take to be a Gym Leader in the Pokemon universe, and what their duties include.
We know that Gym Leaders usually specialize in one type of Pokemon. This tactic makes sense. A Pokemon's type contributes to a Pokemon having a particular set of traits (strengths, weaknesses,
Updated 25th January 2014 at 03:51 PM by reynard